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1st Edition

The New Urban Economics
And Alternatives

ISBN 9780415860475
Published May 3, 2013 by Routledge
278 Pages

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Book Description

This book was first published in 1977.




Table of Contents

1. What is 'New Urban Economics'?

2. Antecedents

3. The standard NUE model

4. Implications and extensions of the standard model

5. The monocentric city

6. The multicentric city

7. More complex residential location patterns

8. Locational interdependence

9. Towards dynamics

10. An optimum geograpy

11. Two residential location models

i. The possibility of positive rent gradients

ii. Discontinuous densities, urban spatial structure, and growth

12. Alternatives to NUE

13. Political economy

14. Conclustion: are NUE models operational?



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